I was diagnosed with inflammatory arthritis at 17, my whole body is affected but hips the worst. By 2019 i had moderate damage in my left hip and was meant to just try some steroid injections but then covid hit and by the time I was finally seen in 2021 the hip joint was just bone on bone...
I am 24 had had my left hip replaced in the 17th august 2021 so just a couple weeks short of 6 months.
The hip has been completely fine but the last few weeks I’ve been getting some pain in my groin area and thigh. It feels like kind of growing pains and a bit muscly but not entirely sure. I’ve...
Thank you! This is exactly how I’ve been feeling, I can already do so much than what I was before. My hip was bone one bone as well by the time it was done and I couldn’t even physically lift it up so the fact I can even move it to the side it amazing!
Thanks everyone, I think it’s just a hard balance between being mentally ready to get back to everything and physically!
My physio gave me the resistance bands but did say if there were too much to just leave them be so think I’ll be doing that until I see them next.
My surgeon has actually told...
I am icing, probably not as often as I should as the cold makes my other joints really angry.
I think my problem is I feel so full of energy and wanting to get back to ‘normal’ im not actually realising how much I am doing
My op was on the left hip on the 17th august 2022.
I’ve had the same exercises since the beginning however have added resistance bands to them the last week or so so that may have something to do with it.
I had my post op check a few days ago and the surgeon wasn’t concerned by it but...
I am 23 and just under went my first hip replacement! (Severe inflammatory arthritis)
My recovery has been fine so far and have just passed the 6 week mark.
Just wondering has anyone at this stage still got outside thigh muscle pain when walking? It’s not and enough to stop me walking but...